Head O'meadow Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
94 Boggs Hill Rd.
Newtown, CT 06470
Phone
(203) 426-7670
District
NEWTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
FAIRFIELD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
296
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.9% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Head O'meadow Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
72%
55%
77%
55%
67%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
79%
54%
84%
55%
74%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 53 17.9%
Grade 1 70 23.6%
Grade 2 55 18.6%
Grade 3 50 16.9%
Grade 4 68 23.0%
Total 296 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.1% 86.9% 53.3%
Black 1.7% 1.7% 13.1%
Hispanic 9.5% 8.2% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 3.3% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.1% 14.2% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 10.0% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 4.1% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 27,822 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 471.0 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.1% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.9% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.9% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,885 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 5.4% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 54.4% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 42.7% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.3% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.4% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.7% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 3.3% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,005 $47,333,000 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,365 $10,174,000 10.4%
Staff $489 $2,102,000 2.2%
General Administration $348 $1,497,000 1.5%
School Administration $1,161 $4,995,000 5.1%
Operation $2,719 $11,694,000 12.0%
Transportation $1,056 $4,542,000 4.6%
Other $506 $2,178,000 2.2%
Total Support $8,645 $37,182,000 38.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,069 $13,199,000 13.5%
Total Expenditures $22,719 $97,714,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%